Governors

The Governing Body is made up of volunteers who represent the parents, staff, local community and the local education authority.  If you would like to find out more about the work of the Governing Body please ask at the school office.

 

Their main roles are :

  • Setting the school's vision, ethos and strategic direction.
  • Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school, its pupils and;
  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school and ensuring money is well spent

 

 

CHAIR OF GOVERNING BODY

Rev’d Natasha Woodward (Acting Chair)

PARENT GOVERNORS

                 Mrs. Karuna Khan (Dec 2017)                

  (Elected by Parents)  

STAFF GOVERNORS

Mrs. Nicole Lobo (Headteacher)

Mrs. Laura Minihan    (Elected by staff – Nov. 2017)

    

L.A. REPRESENTATIVE

Ms. Che-Kwon Stng (Nov.2018) - Nominated by LA, appointed by GB

CO-OPTED GOVERNORS

Appointed by Governing Body on dates shown

Rev’d Natasha Woodward (Chair) (March 2019)

Ms. Emily Barnes (Vice Chair) (Nov.2018)  

 Mr Nilesh Parekh (Nov.2017)

Dr. Jesan Benjamin (June 2018)

Mr. John Morgan (March 2017)

Mr. Hitesh Kerai (March 2019)  

Mrs. Uma Malhotra (Sept 2020) 

                                                

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

Appointed by Governing Body on dates shown

Appointed annually by Governing Body with voting rights only on Committees

Mrs. Brenda Robb - Finance Committee (June 2019)

Mrs. Jag Sidhu (Associate Head) - All Committees (June 2019)

 

 

CLERK - Mrs Jean Nield (March 2019)      

The term of office for all Governors is four years, apart from the Headteacher who serves for as long as in post. Associate Members and the Clerk are appointed annually. 

 

Finance Committee

Nilesh Parekh - Chair

John Morgan

Hitesh Kerai

Nicole Lobo

Brenda Robb

Jag Sidhu

 

 

Personnel Committee

Natasha Woodward - Chair

Dr. Jesan Benjamin

Nicole Lobo

Jag Sidhu

Emily Barnes

Uma Malhotra

 

 

Responsible Governors:

Safeguarding & Prevent:  C. Sterling;    Health Safety:  N.Parekh;

Equality: K.Khan; Performance Management &Target setting: N.Parekh;

Numeracy:  J.Morgan & C.Sterling; Literacy: E.Barnes;  Science:  H. Kerai;

Pupil Premium & SEND:  JH Kerai; Computing: J.Benjamin;

R.E:  N.Woodward;  P.E. J.Morgan;‚Äč Humanities - TBC, The Arts - TBC

 

 

 

A Register of Governors' Business and Personal Interests is maintained & Updated annually.

Currently there are no Business Interests declared.

Relationships declared between Governors and school staff are as follows:

Nilesh Parekh's wife works at the School.

 

 

Key: first number represents number attended; second number is number of meetings eligible to attend.
GOVERNING BODY & COMMITTEE MEETINGS         -       ATTENDANCE IN ACADEMIC YEAR 2017/2018
Name Finance Committee Curriculum Committee Welfare Committee Personnel Committee Term Ended or resigned
Alina Mihalache     3/3    
Andrew Miller   1/1      
Bhavik Bhagdev   0/3 1/3    
Brenda Robb 4/4        
Elizabeth McLaren   1/1      
Gloria Amadi -Chair   2/3   4/4  
Hitesh Kerai 2/4        
Jag Sidhu 4/4 3/3 3/3 3/4  
John Morgan 4/4        
Kamal Singh 0/1   1/1   Dec. 2017
Karuna Khan     2/2    
Laura Minihan     2/2    
Marina Aziz   1/1 1/1   Dec. 2017
Merlene Jackson     1/1   Mar. 2018
Muneeb Ishtiaq   1/3      
Natasha Woodward       4/4  
Nicole Lobo 4/4 3/3 1/3 3/4  
Nilesh Parekh 4/4     4/4  
Uma Malhotra     3/3